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South East fishers caught out over Rock Lobster

27 February 2019

Fisheries Officers have seized a total of 18kg of Rock Lobster and 13 pots from recreational fishers during a recent two-day operation at Southend in the state's South East.

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Traditional fishing on show at Gynburra Festival

27 February 2019

Traditional fishing was on display at the recent Gynburra Festival held at Port Victoria.

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Have your say on the management of declared animals in South Australia

25 February 2019

The State Government is seeking views on the revised ‘List of declared animals’ and a ‘New and emerging introduced animals policy’, aimed at helping to reduce the risk of introduced animals becoming established in South Austra…

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Goolwa Pipi industry set to grow exports

22 February 2019

The Goolwa Pipi industry is set to benefit from a State Government grant supporting the expansion of a local processing facility, aimed at growing exports of the high value Goolwa Pipi.

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$500,000 boost for Bordertown

22 February 2019

South East businesses will benefit from an improved freight handling, transhipping and loading facility at Bordertown thanks to a grant from the State Government.

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Improved water security for Coorong farmers

22 February 2019

Livestock water security in the Coorong will be the focus of a State Government grant aimed at technology and infrastructure to make more efficient use of water.

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Concerns over industrial hemp thefts

21 February 2019

The theft of industrial hemp plants from farmers’ crops has prompted Primary Industries and Regions SA (PIRSA) to remind people this new agricultural product does not have the same chemical properties as either marijuana or medicinal cannabis.…

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Pack lunch right and minimise the spread of fruit fly

20 February 2019

Parents living in the fruit fly outbreak area at Loxton in the Riverland are reminded to consider the contents of their children’s school lunch boxes to ensure they follow the relevant quarantine restrictions.

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Candidates announced for new recreational fishing body

15 February 2019

There will be 42 individual candidates up for election to the new Minister's Recreational Fishing Advisory Council, revealed today by the State Government.

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War declared on Loxton outbreak with sterile fly release

15 February 2019

The State Government has declared war on the Loxton Queensland fruit fly outbreak with the release of millions of sterile flies beginning this week in a major assault to get rid of the pest.

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